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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Winxnet Named One of 2017 Tech Elite Solution Providers by CRN

PORTLAND, Maine - announced today that ®, a brand of , has named Winxnet to its 2017 Tech Elite 250 list. This annual list honors an exclusive group of North American IT solution providers that have earn…

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Winxnet Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services

PORTLAND, Maine, February 21, 2017 –, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, Maine announced that ®, a brand of , has named Winxnet to its 2017 Managed Service Provider (MS…

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Winxnet Is Winner of HTG Peer Group First Annual “Shark Tank” Competition

PORTLAND, Maine – Winxnet recently competed in the first annual , taking home the grand prize of $25,000 to put towards their marketing and customer appreciation efforts in 2017. Second and third p…

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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Winxnet Receives Favorable SOC 1 Audit

PORTLAND, Maine - has successfully completed its second  audit conducted by a certified independent auditor.  Formerly known as a this audit confirms that Winxne…

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Winxnet Named CRN Triple Crown Award Winner

PORTLAND, Maine, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm announced that ®, a brand of , has recently honored Winxnet with its esteemed 2016 . Fewer than 60 North American solution…

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Winxnet Ranked as Top 10 Best Places to Work in Maine

PORTLAND, Maine - Winxnet, a Maine-based IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, was ranked 5th in the Medium Employer Categ…

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Winxnet Named to Best Places to Work in Maine List

PORTLAND, Maine - Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, was recently named as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work in Maine for the fifth consecutive year.  The awards program was created in 2006 and is a…

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Monday, August 8, 2016

Winxnet Named to 2016 CRN Fast Growth 150 List

PORTLAND, Maine– Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm, announced that it has been named to 2016 ® list for the third consecutive year. The list is CRN’s annual ranking …

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Monday, June 20, 2016

Winxnet Named to ChannelE2E Top 100 Vertical Market MSPs

PORTLAND, Maine: has been named to After Nines Inc.’s ChannelE2E Top 100 Vertical Market MSPs list and research (). The list and research identify and honor the top 100 managed services providers (MS…

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Winxnet Named to CRN 2016 Solution Provider 500 List

PORTLAND, Maine – , an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, Maine, announced that ®, a brand of , has named Winxnet to its . The SP500 list is C…

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Thursday, March 31, 2016

Winxnet Named to 2016 List of CRN Tech Elite 250

PORTLAND, Maine – , an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, Maine, was recently named to The Channel Company’s CRN® 2016 Tech Elite 250. This annual list honors an exclusive group of Nort…

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Thursday, February 18, 2016

Winxnet Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services

PORTLAND, Maine – Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, Maine, announced today that ®, a brand of , has named Winxnet to its 2016 Managed Service Provider…

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Monday, January 25, 2016

Winxnet Hosts Local Students as Part of Junior Achievement Job Shadow Program

PORTLAND, Maine -- On Friday, January 22, 2016 , an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, hosted 25 students from King Middle School as a part of the Job Shadow Day with 

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Monday, November 30, 2015

Portland Development Corporation & City to Honor Local Businesses

Winxnet, Portland Farmers’ Market Association and Sea Bags will receive top awards by the City of Portland and Portland Development Corporation tomorrow evening at this year’s annual awards ceremony. Winxnet will be receiving the 2015 Bu…

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Monday, November 16, 2015

Winxnet Hosts Local Students and Speaks About Rules to Live By

PORTLAND, Maine – Recently,, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, hosted a small group of sixth graders from King Middle School and spoke about “Rules to Live By.”

This “Rules to L…

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Thursday, October 15, 2015

Winxnet Named to Best Places to Work in Maine List

PORTLAND, ME - Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, was ranked as the 11th Best Places to Work in Maine for the Medium Employer Category …

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Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Winxnet Named to 2015 CRN Fast Growth 150 List

PORTLAND, Maine – Winxnet, an IT Consulting and Outsourcing firm, announced that it has been named to 2015 ® Fast Growth 150 list for the second consecutive year. Based on gross revenue over the tw…

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Thursday, August 20, 2015

Winxnet Earns Spot on 2015 Inc. 5000 List

PORTLAND, Maine – Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Maine with offices throughout the Eastern United States, has been named to the Inc. Magazine’s for the fourth consecutive year.

Inc. Mag…

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Thursday, August 20, 2015

Winxnet Named to Best Places to Work in Maine List

PORTLAND, ME – Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, was recently named as one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in Maine for the fourth consecutive year.

“It is such an honor to be named to this list …

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce Announces Recipients of Annual Community Leadership Awards

PORTALND, Maine - The Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce will present their 161st Annual Community Leadership Awards at a gala reception, sponsored by MEMIC, on September 29, 2015 at the State Theatre in Portland, Maine.  Chamber members, …

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Friday, June 19, 2015

Peaks Island manufacturer wins $30K in Launchpad contest

PORTLAND, Maine - Flowfold, a company based on Peaks Island that makes wallets and tote bags from recycled high-tech sail material, was the victor in this year's business plan competition. 

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Monday, April 6, 2015

Winxnet Named to 2015 List of CRN Tech Elite 250

PORTLAND, Maine – Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, Maine, was recently named to The Channel Company’s CRN® Tech Elite 250. This annual list recognizes an elite group of IT solution providers…

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Monday, March 30, 2015

Winxnet Recognized as Top Managed Services Provider

PORTLAND, Maine — Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, Maine was recently named to Penton Technology’s eighth-annual , a distinguished list and report identifying …

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Monday, February 23, 2015

Greater Portland's push to improve the health informatics field has high stakes

PORTLAND, Maine - In an article posted on Monday February 23rd, 2015, Mainebiz Online Editor Dylan Martin talks to Winxnet CEO, Chris Claudio, about Winxnet's support of the growing field of health informatics in Maine. Because of Winxnet's deep exp…

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Winxnet Launches Managed Security Service

PORTLAND, Maine, February 18, 2015 —Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that supports the complete IT strategy and services needs of small and mid-sized businesses, today announced the launch of their new Managed Security Ser…

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Monday, January 12, 2015

Staples says customers of Maine stores affected by data breach should check accounts

PORTLAND, Maine - Portland Press Herald Staff Writer Whit Richardson talks to Winxnet Vice President of Security, Dr. Eugene Slobodzian, about the Staples breach and the two affected Maine stores.

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Monday, December 15, 2014

Winxnet Launches Security Health Check Solution

PORTLAND, Maine – December 15, 2014 — Today Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that supports the complete IT strategy and service needs of small and mid-sized businesses, announced the launch of their new

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Winxnet Acquires Maine Technology Firm, Maine Networks

PORTLAND, Maine – Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, today announced the acquisition of Maine Networks, a Maine technology consulting firm.&n…

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Winxnet acquires Portland-based Maine Networks

PORTLAND, Maine - Press Herald staff writer, Whit Richardson, covers Winxnet's third acquisition of 2014, a move which brings the Maine-based company's workforce to 110 employees.

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Winxnet makes third acquisition this year

Maine Biz Online Editor, Dylan Martin, talks to Winxnet CEO, Chris Claudio, about the company's third acquisition of 2014.

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Portland Press Herald: Referral bonuses, eye for Maine connections win talent for Winxnet

Portland Press Herald Staff Writer Jennifer Allen speaks with Winxnet CEO Chris Claudio about hiring top talent for the rapidly growing IT firm.

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Monday, October 13, 2014

Winxnet Named to Best Places to Work in Maine List

PORTLAND, ME - October 13, 2014 - Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, has been recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Maine for t…

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Monday, September 22, 2014

Winxnet Receives Governor's Award for Business Excellence

PORTLAND, Maine, September 22, 2014 — Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that supports the complete IT strategy and services needs of small and mid-sized businesses, has been awarded the 2014 Governor’s Award for Busin…

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Friday, September 19, 2014

Winxnet Receives Prestigious State Award

The Portland Press Herald reports that Winxnet and seven other Maine companies have received the Governor's Award for Business Excellence. Winxnet's strategic growth as well as its commitment to customers, community and employees helped fuel its nom…

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Winxnet Named to CRN Fast Growth 150 List

Portland, ME – Winxnet, an IT Consulting and Outsourcing firm, announced today that it has been named to the Fast Growth 150 list. The Fast Growth 150 list recognizes those solution providers that have been the fastest growing ove…

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Monday, August 25, 2014

Winxnet Earns Spot on 2014 Inc. 5000 List

PORTLAND, Maine - August 25, 2014 — Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that supports the complete IT strategy and services needs of small and mid-sized businesses, has been named to Inc. Magazine’s &nbs…

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Portland Press Herald: Winxnet Acquires Boston-area IT Firm

In this article The Portland Press Herald reports on Winxnet's second acquisition of 2014, focusing on the increased solutions and service capabilities of the newly expanded company. The article, written by Press Herald Staff Writer Whit Richar…

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Winxnet Makes Second Acquisition this Year

Mainebiz reports on Winxnet's second acquisition of 2014, this time of a technology firm in Methuen, Massachusetts, increasing the breadth and depth of its solutions and strengthening its service to reach throughout New England. With the acquisition…

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Winxnet Acquires Technology Firm, KDSA Consulting, LLC

PORTLAND, Maine – August 12th, 2014 — Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, today announced the acquisition of 

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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Winxnet Named One of Ingram Micro’s Fastest-Growing SMB Channel Partners in the U.S. for the Third Consecutive Year

PORTLAND, ME June 24, 2014 – Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, today announced it was named to the Ingram Micro 2014 SMB 500. The annual list…

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Thursday, May 22, 2014

Mainebiz: Winxnet Making Three More Acquisitions

Mainebiz reports on Winxnet's strong growth and plans for more acquisitions. After making its first-ever acquisition last month, Winxnet is in the process of acquiring three New England companies--including one based in Maine--according to Winxnet C…

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Thursday, May 22, 2014

Portland Press Herald: Portland IT Firm Growing Quickly

In a feature article The Portland Press Herald reports on Winxnet's history, strong growth, approach to working with customers and plans for the future. The article written by Press Herald Staff Writer Whit Richardson also includes quotes and c…

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Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Portland Press Herald: Winxnet Acquires Local Cyber Security Firm

The Portland Press Herald reports on Winxnet's acquisition of InfoSecurus, strengthening Winxnet's portfolio of IT services offered to organizations throughout New England and the Southeast.

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Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Winxnet Acquires Information Security Firm, InfoSecurus

PORTLAND, Maine – April 22, 2014 — Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, today announced the acquisition of InfoSecurus, a leading Informatio…

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Monday, March 24, 2014

Winxnet Recognized as a Top Managed Services Provider

PORTLAND, Maine – March 24, 2014 — Winxnet, a Portland, Maine based IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, today announced that it has been recognized by Ni…

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Winxnet Expands Management Team to Support Rapid Growth

PORTLAND, Maine – February 26, 2014 — Winxnet, a Portland, Maine based IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, today announced a Vice President of Sales and …

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Monday, January 13, 2014

Dahl-Chase Engages Winxnet as the Firm's Full Service IT Partner

PORTLAND and BANGOR, Maine – January 13, 2014 - , Bangor-based physician group and state-of- the-art pathology laboratory providing outstanding anatomic and c…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Winxnet Named One of the Top-Performing SMB Channel Partners in the U.S. by Ingram Micro

PORTLAND, ME - November 5, 2013 - Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that supports the complete IT strategy and services needs of small and mid-sized businesses, today announced it has been named to the Ingram Micro 2013 SMB 500. The lis…

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Monday, October 21, 2013

Winxnet Recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Maine

October 21, 2013 - Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, has been recognized as one of the Be…

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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Winxnet Makes Lead411 Tech 200 List of Fastest Growing Private U.S. Technology Companies

PORTLAND, Maine, October 8, 2013 — Technology industry research firm Lead411 has ranked Winxnet Number 158 on its annual list of the fastest-growing technology companies. Privately held, US-based technology companies with at least $1 mill…

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Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Winxnet Achieves Microsoft Gold Collaboration and Content Competency ​

PORTLAND, Maine, September 10, 2013 — Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that meets the complete technology needs of private and public sector organizations, today announced it has attained a Gold Collaboration and Conten…

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Monday, August 26, 2013

Winxnet Earns Spot in 2013 Inc. 5000

PORTLAND, Maine, August 26, 2013 — Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that supports the complete IT strategy and services needs of small and mid-sized businesses, has been named to Inc. Magazine’s for th…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Winxnet Launches SQL Server Health Check Diagnostic

PORTLAND, Maine, July 30, 2013 —Winxnet, an IT outsourcing and consulting firm that supports the complete IT strategy and services needs of small and mid-sized businesses, today announced the launch of their new

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Monday, June 10, 2013

Winxnet Event To Help Organizations Leverage The Power Of Microsoft System Center

PORTLAND, Maine, June 10, 2013 — Winxnet, a New England based IT consulting and services firm and Microsoft Managed Partner, today announced that it will be hosting a Microsoft System Center event at Microsoft’s Technology Center in Ca…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Winxnet Announces New Senior Hires

PORTLAND, Maine, April 9, 2013 — Winxnet, a Portland, Maine based IT outsourcing and consulting firm that supports the complete IT strategy and services needs of small and mid-sized businesses, today announced the addition of experienced …

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Winxnet Achieves Record Growth in 2012

PORTLAND, Maine, February 13, 2013 —Winxnet, an Information Technology provider that supports the complete IT strategy and services needs of small and mid-sized businesses, today announced record growth in revenue (35%) and headcount (43%…

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Thursday, January 10, 2013

Microsoft Windows 8 Launch Event in South Portland

South Portland, ME, January 10, 2013 – Winxnet, New England’s premier provider of professional IT services, is hosting a Microsoft 2012 Launch Event in South Portland on January 10th to illustrate how the latest techn…

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016

The Forecaster: Superintendent's Notebook - CEOs spend a day as Portland principals

In his monthly column for The Forecaster, Portland Public Schools Superintendent Emmanuel Caulk writes about the Principal for a Day program. Winxnet CEO Chris Claudio, who is taking part in the program for the second year in a row, discusses the …

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Winxnet Hosts Local Students as Part of Junior Achievement Program

PORTLAND, Maine, April 13, 2015– , an IT outsourcing and consulting firm headquartered in Portland, hosted 25 students from King Middle School as a part of the Job Shadow Day with . The day focused on enri…

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